Southwest Public Power District

Southwest Public Power District is a political subdivision headquartered in Palisade, Nebraska and providing power to customers in 10 cities in Nebraska. The company has 6,196 electricity customers. There are 1,364 industrial customers, 2,656 commercial customer accounts and 2,176 residential customer accounts. Patrons of Southwest Public Power District are billed an average residential electricity rate of 9.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.28% lower than the state's average rate of 10.87 cents and 27.52% below the nationwide average of 13.45 cents. The company sold 4,041 megawatt hours through wholesale channels to other electricity providers in 2020 and 227,996 megawatt hours through retail sales. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of all electricity sourced and 246,975 megawatt hours were purchased on wholesale channels. The total revenue for Southwest Public Power District in 2020 from electricity sales was $22,630,000, with $22,220,000 coming from retail sales to end users and $269,000 from wholesale electricity sales.

About Southwest Public Power District

The average residential electricity bill for a consumer of Southwest Public Power District is $130.94 per month. The supplier currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end customers.

Energy Loss

Southwest Public Power District reports energy loss of 5.82% of their production due to heat dissipation and other causes. The Nebraska average for energy loss is 3.42% and the national average is 2.76%. This results in Southwest Public Power District getting a ranking of 18th best out of 150 companies in Nebraska and 1109th best out of 3510 companies in the United States.

Southwest Public Power District Rate & Electric Bills

Southwest Public Power District residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.102/kWh$0.097/kWh$137.57/mo.$119.21/mo.
511th9.75¢Southwest Public Power District's Average residential price per kWh
2416th$130.94Average monthly electric bill for Southwest Public Power District's residential customers

Southwest Public Power District Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:221 North Main Street
    Palisade, Nebraska 69040
    United States of America
  • CEO:Rod Spencer

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Energy Loss

Southwest Public Power District's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

14,380MWh

1109 National Rank

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Southwest Public Power District State Coverage

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Nebraska6,19622,220,00021100%

Southwest Public Power District County Coverage

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Chase County3,924511.75$132.90/mo
Dundy County1,693412.79$117.02/mo
Frontier County2,627511.91$104.42/mo
Hayes County92239.96$129.69/mo
Hitchcock County2,762412.44$114.05/mo
Red Willow County10,724612.95$97.79/mo

Cities Southwest Public Power District Has Coverage

  • Benkelman, NE
  • Culbertson, NE
  • Haigler, NE
  • Hamlet, NE
  • Hayes Center, NE
  • McCook, NE
  • Palisade, NE
  • Stratton, NE
  • Trenton, NE
  • Wauneta, NE

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Southwest Public Power District FAQ:

How many counties does Southwest Public Power District offer service to?

Southwest Public Power District provides electricity in 6 counties.

What is the average electricity rate for Southwest Public Power District customers?

Consumers of Southwest Public Power District, on average, have an electricity rate 9.75 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Southwest Public Power District?

Southwest Public Power District's customer service phone number is (800) 379-7977

How much is the average bill for Southwest Public Power District customers each month?

Southwest Public Power District currently has an average monthly electric bill of $130.94, compared to the Nebraska average of $106.70 and the nationwide of $106.70.

Who is the CEO of Southwest Public Power District?

The CEO of Southwest Public Power District is Rod Spencer.

What cities does Southwest Public Power District have customers in to?

Southwest Public Power District provides electricity to 10 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25